Svitolina has beaten the second racket of the world and reached the final of the tournament in Toronto

In the semifinals, Svitolina gave the opponent only two sets

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In the semi-finals of the tennis tournament WTA Premier 5 Rogers Cup in Toronto (Canada) Ukrainian Elina Svitolina beat Simon Halep from Romania. This was reported in Twitter of the tournament.

“Too. Well. Defending the title of champion (the Rogers Cup in 2016. – “GORDON”), Simona Halep loses to 6:1, 6:1 Elina Svitolina, who this year will compete for their fifth title,” said in a tweet.

Too. Good.

Defending champ Simona Halep falls 6-1, 6-1 to @ElinaSvitolina who will play for her *fifth* title this year. #RogersCup pic.twitter.com/l59e7829fe

— Rogers Cup Toronto (@rogerscup) 12 August 2017 R.

Svitolina is the fifth racket of the world, Halep is the second.

In the final the Ukrainian will play against the Danish Caroline Wozniacki, who in his semifinal defeated Sloane Stephens of the USA (6:2, 6:3).

Caroline Wozniacki takes the sixth place in the WTA rankings.

On the way to the final, Svitolina beat American Venus Williams (6:2, 6:1 in the 1/8 final) and the winner of Wimbledon 2017 Garbino to Muguruza from Spain (4:6, 6:4, 6:3 in the quarterfinals).

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